Care Products & Services Press Releases

EveryLIFE Technologies Ltd

everyLIFE Technologies set to Skydive for Contact The Elderly

EveryLIFE Technologies Ltd 28-Apr-16

Hannah Montgomery, of everyLIFE Technologies, has taken up the challenge of jumping out of a plane from 10,000ft for Contact The Elderly. Hannah has already raised more than her original £500 target to partake in a parachute jump.....

DUET diabetes

Suffolk Care Awards

DUET diabetes 27-Apr-16

The Suffolk Brokerage and Suffolk Association of Independent Care Providers (SAICP) have long been aware of the excellent and innovative services delivered by Suffolk care providers. As a way of highlighting and celebrating this often.....

Shakespeare Martineau

Brexit - where are we?

Shakespeare Martineau 26-Apr-16

Are we likely to see any changes if we decide to leave the EU? The simple answer is that much will depend on the model (if any) that is adopted to replace the current relationship between the UK and the EU. Any future trading.....

NotJustTaps

Home Bodies - Pride in Independence

NotJustTaps 26-Apr-16

We all want to remain in our homes for as long as we can. Often with independence comes a sense of pride, particularly in later life. But how do we ensure we can achieve this independence for as long as possible? With some minor.....

DC Care Specialist Healthcare Business Agents

DC Care completes the sale of Field House Rest Home near Stourbridge

DC Care Specialist Healthcare Business Agents 22-Apr-16

In what proved to be their busiest month ever in terms of completed sales, DC Care was delighted to finalise the acquisition of Field House Rest Home located in Clent, Stoubridge to experienced care operators Blackadder Corporation. DC.....

Beaucare Medical Ltd

Double award winning Harrogate medical supplies company

Beaucare Medical Ltd 21-Apr-16

Beaucare® Medical Ltd won not one but two categories at local Harrogate Advertiser Business Awards celebrations. The first for ‘Best Medium Company’ and their subsidiary Change Mobility® won the Harrogate Borough Council ‘Celebrating.....

Apetito Ltd

Queen’s Award for Enterprise goes to apetito for the second time

Apetito Ltd 21-Apr-16

apetito, the UK’s leading food producer for the health and social care sector - serving some of the most vulnerable people in society - has won the UK’s highest business accolade, The Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation…for.....

Synel Industries UK

SYNEL UK reinvents remote working with SYQR!

Synel Industries UK 15-Apr-16

Track attendance and extract valuable data with the help of SYQR application. Synel’s field service management solution SYQR offers total flexibility to mobile employees via smartphone. The employees can use their smartphone to clock.....

DUET diabetes

Inspecting the quality of care for residents with diabetes mellitus

DUET diabetes 14-Apr-16

Guidance for CQC staff: Inspecting the quality of care for residents with diabetes mellitus living in care homes. Towards the end of 2015 new guidance was published by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) for staff inspecting the.....

Gainsborough Specialist Bathing

New award-winning Marbrook Neurologicial and Dementia Care Centre installs

Gainsborough Specialist Bathing 13-Apr-16

The Marbrook Centre is a purpose-built specialist neurological and dementia care centre near St. Neots, Cambridgeshire. This impressive new build has the facilities to care for 81 residents living with life-changing conditions such.....

Gainsborough Specialist Bathing

Gainsborough Specialist Bathing donates assistive baths to BBC TV Programme

Gainsborough Specialist Bathing 12-Apr-16

To date, the DIY SOS Big Build ‘Homes for Veterans’ Special was the most ambitious construction challenge to be undertaken by this building renovation TV programme. It involved the redevelopment of a whole dilapidated terraced street.....

Care Roadshows

Make your care setting blossom this spring with the help of Care Roadshows

Care Roadshows 12-Apr-16

Starting off at Hampden Park Stadium in Glasgow on Tuesday 19th April, the first Care Roadshow of 2016 offers its collective group of visitors the perfect opportunity to meet and network with care home owners, managers and healthcare.....

Apetito Ltd

Care home residents ‘Come Dine with apetito’

Apetito Ltd 01-Apr-16

To mark this year’s National Nutrition and Hydration Week (14th – 20th March), residents from Drovers House care home in Rugby, run by charity WCS Care, held their own very special ‘Come Dine with Me’ event supported by leading food.....

Apetito Ltd

Care home residents ‘Come Dine with apetito’

Apetito Ltd 01-Apr-16

To mark this year’s National Nutrition and Hydration Week (14th – 20th March), residents from Drovers House care home in Rugby, run by charity WCS Care, held their own very special ‘Come Dine with Me’ event supported by leading food.....

Shakespeare Martineau

April 2016 changes - get ready!

Shakespeare Martineau 31-Mar-16

There are a number of employment law changes coming into effect in April 2016. A summary of the key changes is set out below. • A significant development for lower paid workers is the introduction of the National Living Wage. From.....

Shakespeare Martineau

Tempted to pull a sickie?

Shakespeare Martineau 29-Mar-16

Shakespeare Martineau hope not! The Employment Appeal Tribunal have found that an employee who ‘pulls a sickie’ is in fundamental breach of contract and is therefore liable to be dismissed for their dishonesty (Metroline West.....

Encourage Activity cic

Competitive games help keep Worcestershire care home residents fit

Encourage Activity cic 28-Mar-16

FOR MANY years dad of two Chris Golding had a burning desire to become a high level football coach but something always got in the way. Malvern-born Chris, who now lives in Worcester, ended up doing factory jobs and other manual.....

Shakespeare Martineau

Maternity sacrifices

Shakespeare Martineau 23-Mar-16

It has long been accepted that an employer is not obliged to pay an employee her normal 'remuneration' while she is on maternity leave. There has nevertheless been some dispute in recent years about whether childcare vouchers should.....

H1 Healthcare

Suhail Mirza becomes Chairman at H1 Healthcare

H1 Healthcare 23-Mar-16

Pam Easen, founder and CEO at H1 Healthcare comments: "Having joined as non-executive Director in September, Suhail has added great value to the Board during this time and I and the Board are delighted that he has agreed to become.....

DC Care Specialist Healthcare Business Agents

DC Care presents Best New Care Home Award to Dukeminster Court

DC Care Specialist Healthcare Business Agents 22-Mar-16

DC Care was once again in attendance at the recent Pinders Healthcare Design Awards as a major sponsor for the fifth year running. Northern and Southern Region Directors Alison Taylor and Andy Sandel were present at the Lancaster.....